Authorities say 57-year-old Chang Zheng was struck on Patton Street during an argument with a woman.
According to police, Zheng tried to pull 44-year-old Marilyn Marie Wolfe out of a car but she sped off.
Wolfe is now facing voluntary manslaughter charges.
She is currently being held at the Cumberland County Detention Center on a $150,000 secured bond.
Anyone with information concerning this death investigation is asked to contact detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department's Homicide Unit at (910) 433-1856 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).